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Forum: Canada
Yesterday, 1:52 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 317
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Health Insurance for visit to England

If you have extended health benefits through an employer - Manulife, Blue Cross etc - you may have travel health insurance as part of that. I do with Manulife. It covers both work and personal travel.
Forum: Canada
Mar 3rd 2021, 5:56 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Groupage

Container ships service speed nearer 18 knots than 30!

I suggest the Op contact their shipper. It does seem that their consignment is heading in the wrong direction....
Forum: Canada
Mar 2nd 2021, 4:34 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 513
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Mandatory Hotel Stay Booking

Negative stories about Canadian Quarantine hotel experience abound. This one for example:...
Forum: Canada
Mar 2nd 2021, 4:30 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,099
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Medical advice for Canada

The OP seems to be ignoring this point in favour of focusing on whether BC Healthcare covers this particular drug. So it's worth restating.
Forum: Canada
Mar 1st 2021, 5:44 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 1,099
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Medical advice for Canada

If you are looking at www.medicare.org then thats a US website. Nothing to to do with Canada. If you are considering BC then try here instead:...
Forum: Canada
Feb 26th 2021, 6:40 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,303
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Intro - Moving my family this Summer

Not Halifax, further East in Newfoundland but this business is always hiring. A local start up it was bought out by NASDAQ this year for $2.8Bn. https://verafin.com/careers/

A note of caution...
Feb 26th 2021, 6:04 pm
Replies: 23
Views: 637
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Heat pumps

I have a mini-split to heat a detached, insulated 30x24 garage. It's been brilliant, keeping the garage as a T shirt environment in temps down to minus teens. It's also the only part of my property...
Feb 16th 2021, 3:00 pm
Replies: 2,060
Views: 183,764
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Goggle box- anything worth watching on TV?

Not being that much of a comic book nerd, I've had to resort to various Youtube videos to explain all of what is going on!

+1 on The Boys. It had me at the...
Feb 15th 2021, 1:54 pm
Replies: 2,060
Views: 183,764
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Goggle box- anything worth watching on TV?

I must say I'm enjoying Wandavision. (Disney+). You need to have seen & enjoyed pretty much all the Marvel movies to understand what the clucking bell is going on & I'm just enough of a nerd to have...
Forum: Canada
Feb 9th 2021, 5:53 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 610
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: New member, a couple of questions about teaching/senior leadership in Canada

Substitute teacher in this part of the world.

I'm not aware that Vice Principals or Principals require any particular qualification or certification but that would vary by province. Masters...
Feb 8th 2021, 8:32 pm
Replies: 100
Views: 9,028
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: 2020 - movies seen this year

Greenland on Prime. Gerard Butler end of the world survival saga. Gloriously crap in a watchable way.
Forum: Canada
Feb 8th 2021, 8:23 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 567
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Chase Buchanan Wealth Management

I don't know them but every so often I get contacted by some wealth management company via linked in - despite my LI profile making it clear that I don't want to be contacted on the subject. A search...
Feb 5th 2021, 3:32 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 876
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: am i allowed to ask this question - where is dbd33?

I must confess to wondering this myself but checked that he was still appearing online so was reassured. Like many of us, one's posting becomes less prolific over time and some eventually leave....
Forum: Canada
Feb 5th 2021, 3:30 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 488
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: What % of your income is your rent/mortgage? East coast.

Whereabouts on the East Coast?

You can look at property prices on realtor.ca & assess mortgage payments using various online tools. For financial planning purposes its the other things outside of...
Forum: Canada
Jan 20th 2021, 3:47 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,150
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Has anyone moved from NS to another province? can't decide

I'm sorry you are not enjoying NS & perhaps a move elsewhere might change things for the better. I smiled wryly to myself on the cost of living comments as I find NS (when I visit) cheaper for...
Jan 11th 2021, 6:14 pm
Replies: 100
Views: 3,094
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Corona / Vax UK

Father 86 got a text on Dec 22nd - respond by 3pm to get a spot at a vax clinic. Silly old bugger doesn't look at his phone that often so didn't respond until 1pm by which time it was too late as all...
Forum: Canada
Jan 11th 2021, 5:56 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,626
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: UK teacher moving to Canada HELP

Don't want to (further) rain on your parade, but immigrating to Canada as a teacher for you and your husband doesn't sound feasible. Aside from the difficulty as to what visa/PR route you might be...
Jan 6th 2021, 6:27 pm
Replies: 2,405
Views: 199,319
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Groceries

Frank, is not impressed...

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Jan 5th 2021, 7:34 pm
Replies: 2,405
Views: 199,319
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Groceries

Frank is not impressed!
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Jan 4th 2021, 7:54 pm
Replies: 2,405
Views: 199,319
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Groceries

The "Flipp" app is a useful tool to review the flyers for each grocery chain & see who has what on special this week. It does influence our buying decisions - when chicken breast is on sale for...
Dec 22nd 2020, 3:27 pm
Replies: 2,060
Views: 183,764
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Goggle box- anything worth watching on TV?

Ohhh, never got round to finding that on a streaming service. I'll have to look to see if season 1 is on there. Thats's right up my alley that is.
If you have apple tv then I can recommend the Tom...
Dec 20th 2020, 12:31 pm
Replies: 2,060
Views: 183,764
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Goggle box- anything worth watching on TV?

I was sure that the masked figure would turn out to be Jar Jar Binks...
Dec 1st 2020, 7:18 pm
Replies: 3,948
Views: 171,409
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Coronavirus

I'm confused. How have the sons of Thomas Jefferson, crossed the border from the US to threaten retribution to mask narcs in BC? Or are they deeply confused right wing douchebags who found something...
Nov 30th 2020, 10:55 pm
Replies: 3,948
Views: 171,409
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Coronavirus

Really? Capacity control and masking is pretty strictly enforced here and compliance is high.
Nov 30th 2020, 8:17 pm
Replies: 2,060
Views: 183,764
Posted By Atlantic Xpat

Re: Goggle box- anything worth watching on TV?

Gillian Andersen, who is a very attractive woman, as Maggie.....who is not....provokes all sorts of cognitive dissonance!
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